FAR WEST REGION COMMUNITY NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Please use our Community Announcements Form to submit an announcement.

Announcements are posted as a service to our members and supporting organizations and businesses. Announcements must be related to the sport of Cross Country skiing, and are posted at the sole discretion of Far West Nordic.

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Kevin Murnane

Nordic Friends, Our community lost a wonderful person long before his time on February 24th. Kevin Murnane was one of the driving forces behind the Tahoe Cross Country Ski Education Foundation and has been the manager of the Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area for many years. Tahoe and Truckee’s loss, especially for those of us […]

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Program Director Sought for Auburn Ski Club

Auburn Ski Club Training Center on Donner Summit is currently seeking a program director. The ASC Training Center is a multi-discipline organization that offers Alpine, Nordic, Snowboard and Biathlon programs and competitions. ASC also operates a 20KM XC trail system open to club members and the public. Resumes can be submitted to bclark@inc.auburnskiclub.org. For more […]

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TED BEAUCHAMP SCHOLARSHIP 2015

The Far West Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the 2015 Ted Beauchamp Scholarship is now available for applications. This Scholarship is available to provide financial assistance to Far West Nordic Juniors (age 12-19) who are seeking to pursue XC skiing at his/her highest level and who need financial assistance to get there. Please […]

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Far West Nordic Auction “THANK YOU” 2014

Our 29th Annual edition was a HUGE SUCCESS. Thanks so much to all who turned out for the event, purchased raffle tickets, bought our great Auction items, and more. It was an incredibly wonderful way to start out our 2014-2015 season, with lots of great friends getting together and enjoying great food, wine, beer, and […]

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Amazon Smile Program

Far West Nordic Members: We are now registered with the Amazon Smile Foundation! By using their website link, Far West Nordic will receive ½% of the purchase price of the product as a donation. This is an awesome way to donate to our organization at NO cost to you. When you use AmazonSmile, you find […]

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Far West Nordic KICK-OFF!

Far West Nordic celebrated it’s second annual KICK–OFF Dinner on Sunday, November 16 to a packed house at Cottonwood Restaurant in Truckee. From the early social hour, with music and entertainment by a select group of Junior Nordic athletes, to speeches from athletes and coaches, an incredible dinner from Mike Blide’s Cottonwood chefs, and a rousing […]

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Far West Nordic 2014 “KICKOFF DINNER”

Far West Nordic 2014 Season “Kickoff Party”Cottonwood RestaurantSunday, November 16, 2014   5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guest Speaker: DARON RAHLVES This is an incredibly fun evening of inspiration and socializing, Far West Nordic’s first “official” event of the season! Social hour with cash bar, 3 course dinner with beer and wine, and raffle for a “Personally Inscribed 24″x36″ Photo Canvas Print […]

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Winter Nordic Paradise for Sale

Far West Nordic Skiers: Here’s your chance to own a Nordic Paradise! Note from Steve and Kim Bondi, owners and operators of a lovely year-round lodge in Mazama, Washington, located on Methow Valley’s enormous, idyllic Nordic trail system: After much thought and deliberation, we have started the process of finding a buyer for the North […]